Did you know that by giving $8 a month you could provide 1 week of groceries for 30 people? Yes, by investng the equivalent of the cost for 2 Starbucks Mocha Lattes or 1 Chick-fil-a #3 meal each month, you could provide 30 people groceries for a week? Since the COVID-19 crisis, there has been…

Read More

Fear City Firing Squad may be a bit of an intimidating name for a club but this new WesTen organization is simply a group of likeminded people from all walks of life who enjoy motorcycles and shooting sport competitions. As a traditional motorcycle club, individually and corporately, they are committed to patriotism, the right to…

Read More

In 1978, Ray and Velma Buddin purchased the building at 3621 NW 10th (NW corner of N Portland and NW 10th) and made a bet between each other that whichever business thrived at the location would take full occupancy at the end of the year.  Ray’s focus was prosthetics and Velma’s was art—and evidentially it…

Read More

Lifelong Oklahoma Citian, Richard Thomas, has been in business as a Master Refinisher for over 37 years and a WesTen Business since 1993 located at 1135 N Portland. Thomas specializing in the conservation and preservation of the original wood finishes, and has works displayed at the Overholser Mansion, the Oklahoma Governor’s Mansion, the Arch Diocese…

Read More

Since 1952, WesTen’s Legacy business, Hinton Refrigeration Company has been an industry expert in refrigeration, commercial HVAC and residential installation and maintenance. Argus Hinton founded Hinton Refrigeration Company after working in his uncle’s heat and air business.  In the late 50’s, Hinton’s first office was downtown but moved NW 10th and May in the 60’s.…

Read More

Reaching Our City (ROC), a community center in WesTen, has launched a Business Youth Mentorship Program. There is NO financial cost to a business who provides a mentorship opportunity to a young (16-24 years old) mentee/intern/worker who will provide 240 hours of work federally funded by the WIOA (Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act). The mentee/intern/worker…

Read More

2020 is the 100-year anniversary of women receiving the right to vote and is commemorated in March’s Women’s History theme of “Valiant Women of the Vote.”   All of us know valiant women; women who possess courage and determination. What you might not know is there is a gathering of valiant women each Friday in WesTen and they…

Read More

Since 2005, WesTen has been home to Kommando Kilts which provides utility or casual kilts, shirts, belts and handmade leather footwear for the discriminating Celt. Recently they began making Tartan face masks which have received rave reviews.  Check out their website for more information about the masks and Kommando Kilts.

Read More

WesTen & Windsor Businesses are invited to FREE an online meeting on Friday, April 10th, 1PM-2:30PM with The Mettise Group to discuss some of your current challenges.  The focus will be driven by your needs, such as cash flow, financial assistance, navigating assistance applications and so on. There is no charge.  This is being provided…

Read More

When David Nix bought the Roy T Wileman Lumber Company in 1965, he probably never thought that in 55 years toilet paper would be one of their big selling items.  Yes, Nix Lumber & Hardware has toilet paper in stock as well as bleach and Nitrile gloves. Nix Lumber & Hardware has been a vibrant…

Read More